Zig Ziglar Quotes
Goals enable you to do more for yourself and others, too.
— Zig Ziglar
Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.
He climbs highest who helps another up.
Honesty and integrity are absolutely essential for success in life - all areas of life. The really good news is that anyone can develop both honesty and integrity.
Honesty and integrity are by far the most important assets of an entrepreneur.
Husbands and wives, first be faithful to each other. Second, keep the romance going all of your life by courting each other every day.
Husbands and wives, have fun with each other. I'm convinced it makes all the difference in the world.
I believe it's important that we use names of endearment that reflect a special feeling for the individual involved.
I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.
I have always said that everyone is in sales. Maybe you don't hold the title of salesperson, but if the business you are in requires you to deal with people, you, my friend, are in sales.
I once dieted so religiously I quit eating in church.
I read the paper every day and the Bible every day; that way I know what both sides are up to.
I seldom read anything that is not of a factual nature because I want to invest my time wisely in the things that will improve my life. Don't misunderstand; there is nothing wrong with reading purely for the joy of it. Novels have their place, but biographies of famous men and women contain information that can change lives.
I took up an offer for me to lose 30 pounds in 30 days. It worked. I lost 30 days!
I'm a constant learner. You need to be a constant student because things change and you have to change and grow. And I emphasize the word 'grow.'
I'm constantly amazed that owners and managers of all businesses don't train their people to call the person who pays by credit card by name. It definitely makes the customer feel good and will be a factor in bringing them back to your place of business.
I'm convinced that what kids need today are parents - not buddies. They need someone who will exercise mature judgment.
I'm so optimistic, I'd go after Moby Dick in a rowboat and take the tartar sauce with me.
I've always taught that a poor economy is the best opportunity for salespeople because the naysayers and grumblers have already given up, leaving more territory, more opportunities to be successful than in a good economy when virtually all salespeople are out there, giving it their best.
I've got to confess I'm a pragmatic optimist myself.
If God would have wanted us to live in a permissive society He would have given us Ten Suggestions and not Ten Commandments.
If my life has had a theme, I suppose it has been a typical American theme in that, for most of it, I have been looking for happiness and success.
If people like you, they'll listen to you, but if they trust you, they'll do business with you.
If you aim at nothing, you'll hit it every time.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job.
A plan is always successful if the plan is good.
A productive employee who is kept busy working at his or her job is far more likely to be happy at that job and less likely to look for employment elsewhere.
Andy Andrews is the best speaker I have ever seen.
As youngsters, my mother taught her children that while we might not be the smartest people around, we could be courteous, polite and considerate of others.
At 25, I was in the audience of my first professional speaker, Bob Bales. His presentation got my attention. I had never seen anyone having so much fun 'at work' and getting paid for it!
Athletic skills are acquired over a long period of time and after countless hours of practice.
Authors by the hundreds can tell you stories by the thousands of those rejection slips before they found a publisher who was willing to 'gamble' on an unknown.
Be careful not to compromise what you want most for what you want now.
Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining - it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn't solve any problems.
Be there for your kids. Later, when you need them, they'll be there for you.
Being productive gives people a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment that loafing never can.
Building a better you is the first step to building a better America.
Courage is on display every day, and only the courageous wring the most out of life.
Do more than you are being paid to do, and you'll eventually be paid more for what you do.
Dreams grow if you grow.
Earl Nightingale has inspired more people toward success and fortune than any other motivational speaker on the planet.
Every choice you make has an end result.
Every obnoxious act is a cry for help.
Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
Fact: If standard of living is your number one objective, quality of life almost never improves. But if quality of life is your number one objective, standard of living invariably improves.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
For 24 years of my adult life, by choice I weighed well over 200 pounds. I say 'by choice' because I have never 'accidentally' eaten anything, so when I choose to eat too much, I have chosen to weigh too much.
Fortunately, problems are an everyday part of our life. Consider this: If there were no problems, most of us would be unemployed.
Goals enable you to do more for yourself and others, too.